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Psychology Schools
In Oakland, California

There are 2 psychology schools in Oakland for faculty to choose from. The trends in Oakland's psychology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Oakland Vs. California Psychology Employment

Oakland 1,780
California 16,750

Exactly 1,780 of California's 16,750 psychology professionals work in Oakland. The number of psychology professionals in Oakland has grown by 63% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of psychology professionals in Oakland has increased, overall employment in Oakland has also increased.

Oakland Vs. California Psychology employment growth

15,220 14,810 16,120 16,060 16,750
1,090 1,220 1,440 1,340 1,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Oakland

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Oakland

$72,480 $74,740 $92,310 $90,775 $88,200
$49,830 $51,220 $53,260 $54,590 $56,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Oakland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Oakland

Salaries for psychology professionals in Oakland have increased. Oakland psychology professionals made $88,200 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for psychology professionals in Oakland was $72,480 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Oakland is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Oakland

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Oakland psychology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $91,925. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 216%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $38,370 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $121,300 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Oakland

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Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

On average psychology professionals in Oakland earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Oakland.

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Oakland


There are 2 accredited psychology schools in the city. Many of Oakland's psychology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Psychology Programs Offered In Oakland


There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in psychology offered by Oakland's psychology schools.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Oakland


In 2010 approximately 45 students completed psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Oakland, California

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